Justin Smith fined 15,000 for hit on McCoy

November 4, 2011, 7:56 pm
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Defensive end Justin Smith was fined 15,000 for roughing Cleveland Browns quarterback Colt McCoy on Sunday in the 49ers' 20-10 victory, according to an NFL spokesman.Smith was fined for striking McCoy in the "head and neck area." The hit also drew a 15-yard penalty in the fourth quarter.
Also, the league confirmed that 49ers safety Dashon Goldson was not fined for his second-quarter hit on Browns receiver Greg Little. Goldson was penalized 15 yards for a personal foul on the play.